The animals on the covers of OReilly books are a hallmark of the brand, making them instantly recognizable on bookshelves throughout the world.
Online tools and web services – not to be confused with desktop based software.
MindMeister, a web based tool for creating mind maps online, provides some very unique options for capturing and inserting ideas into an existing mind map without having to load the map.
You pick a country and then select whether you need the photo for a visa, passport or applying for a citizenship. Then upload the digital photo, crop and you immediately get a printable strip of 6-8 photographs for free.
One of the major complaints about Facebook is the Application Request Queue that keeps getting longer and longer unless your religiously hit the "Ignore" button each time there’s a request from a friend to add a new Facebook application.
Convert text from email, websites, word documents or PDF files into MP3 files. You can save the MP3 recording or listen to the narration online with Vozme, a free web based text to Mp3 converter.
Convert HTML web pages to an image withn Kwuot - a free service that lets you capture screenshots of websites in a click.
Create Magazine Covers Online - Put your digital photographs on CNN News or the cover page of most popular magazines including Wired, Time, PlayBoy, National Geographic, Sports Illustrated, etc.
Facebook Banned in your office or school ? No worries as you can use email to access blocked Facebook website without any proxies.
Learn how to add watermarks to your Flickr Photographs without leaving Flickr.
When you access internet on a mobile phone, typing long addresses and keywords in Google is tedious. With Boopsie, finding web pages, latest news, street addresses, word meanings becomes simple.
AirTalkr is an Instant Messenger that connects to MSN (windows live), Yahoo!, Google Talk, AOL (AIM) and ICQ. AirTalkr can run on Windows and Mac.
You do not have to install the Adobe Acrobat Reader for viewing PDF files, there are free web services that convert your PDF files to HTML, Images or Text and you can read PDF inside the web browser.
Inkblot passwords solve most of these problems by helping users create a secure, personal password that is easy to remember. The user is presented with a sequence of random inkblots. Each should remind the user of a word -- a butterfly or a pumpkin, for example. Such personalization leads to passwords with high entropy, that is, passwords that are difficult to attack by guessing, whether by knowing the target of the attack or by using a dictionary.
What is OpenID? Can I use OpenID even when I no geek ? Do I have to pay for using OpenID ? Is my password and other information safe with OpenID. You get answers to all these questions in our OpenID for Dummies Guide.
Ready to go offline ? Here are some popular web applications that will work in offline mode using Google Gears. Unfortunately, the list does not include Gmail, Google Calendar or Google Docs.
Create a phone directory of all your Facebook Friends in one click - it has the telephone numbers, name and profile pictures of your Facebook friends neatly arranged on one page ready to print.
find bathrooms wherever you're going - type the zip code or the city name.
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